Everest Johnson was born April 13th, 2001 in Campbelton, New Brunswick. He grew up in Tide Head, NB, before moving to his native reserve Listuguj, Quebec. He first started playing guitar at age 11 having learned it in school. He then started learning bass ate age 15 and bass became his main instrument. He also plays piano, drums and mandolin. He plans on continuing his music path by going to Bishop University for a classical major and a jazz major.